Douglas Berger psychiatrist in Tokyo is a fully bilingual Japanese/English American board-certified psychiatrist and Director of the Tokyo Meguro Counseling Center. Dr. Berger received his M.D. and psychiatry training from New York Medical College, and his Ph.D. from the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine at the Tokyo University School of Medicine.
Drinkers of Alcohol often wish to keep drinking in spite of having psychiatric problems and take psychiatric medications. It is extremely difficult to treat persons who drink. Us: https://t.co/W6SS4mUflN, https://t.co/urVpIxQD7G
Depression or PTSD may sometimes be caused by severe traumatic experiences, but distressing past events are usually not related to troubled mental states that appear years later, though the memories are indeed distressing. Us: https://t.co/RyG3aQt9vL, https://t.co/H5KcK7jzxZ
The BBC is again giving out a diagnosis of "autism" for a child unable to consent to public disclosure: https://t.co/0eEuEZPCw6. Whether he actually has autism is another issue, he was described as agitated and hyperactive, which could be something else.
While he says surprising things, there is no evidence that Mr. Trump has or ever had any psychotic symptoms over many decades in the public view. Medical doctors including psychiatrists can complain or debate, but should not fear-monger diagnoses about public persons.
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Transition from one intimate relationship to another is normally fraught with confused feelings between the old one and new one. Guilt and sadness are common feelings, worse in persons with a mood disorder. Us: https://t.co/xJKjtzIjZq, https://t.co/bggAMvY10t
ADHD medication can decrease appetite, breakfast should be taken before taking the morning dose. Us: https://t.co/oOTzE4A2YJ, https://t.co/vi64mkcH2D
Tics are the most common associated condition with early-onset OCD. There may be some connection of auto-antibodies to different brain area. Us: https://t.co/oOTzE4A2YJ, https://t.co/vi64mkcH2D
Restless legs are a voluntary response to discomfort, Periodic leg movements are involuntary. They may both be related to low iron which is necessary to make dopamine. Us: https://t.co/bggAMvY10t, https://t.co/xRzwbqd5dq